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NGON & 5G Transport
8 - 10 October 2024
Porte De VersaillesParis, France

Juan Pedro Fernandez Palacios
Head of Unit ‘Transport Networks’ at Telefonica CTIO


Juan Pedro Fernández-Palacios Giménez received the MS in Telecommunications Engineering from Polytechnic University of Valencia in 2000. In Sept. of 2000 he joined Telefonica I+D where his research activities where focused on the design of new data and control plane architectures for IP over optical networks. He is author of 6 patents filled in Europe and US and more than 70 publications in conferences and journals. Currently he is leading the Transport Planning and Technology department in Telefonica Global CTIO and co-chairing the MUST group in Telecom Infra project.

Agenda Sessions

  • The Shift to Open and Disaggregated Networks

  • SDN to Facilitate Automatized Operation of Telecommunication Networks

  • IPoDWDM to Scale up Networks

  • TIP MUST and MANTRA Impact on Optical Transport Disaggregation